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Matthew Stafford feeling good as 2015 regular season nears

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has been on fire so far this preseason. Through three games, he has completed 76 percent of his pass attempts and has not turned the ball over once. His efficient play has yielded a passer rating of 156.3, according to Josh Katzenstein of The Detroit News. "It sure feels a whole lot better than coming out and playing bad and throwing three...
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Stafford, Bortles shine as Lions beat Jaguars 22-17

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Matthew Stafford didn't even need Calvin Johnson to carve up the Jacksonville Jaguars. Stafford completed 11 of 15 passes for 173 yards and two touchdowns, helping the Lions beat the Jaguars 22-17 in a preseason game Friday night. The Lions (2-1) trailed most of the night, but rookie Zach Zenner's 3-yard touchdown run with 1:41 remaining was the winner...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

NFC North QB Rankings: Where Does Stafford Rank?

NFC North QB Ranking: 2 Click to See Full Rankings Matthew Stafford had one of his best years yet in 2014 with 4,257 yards, 22 TDs, and 12 INTs earning him a trip to the pro-bowl. Stafford has a cannon arm and takes advantage of it by stretching the field with WRs Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate. That being said, Stafford’s biggest challenge is consistency and turnovers. Some...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Stafford believes Eric Ebron could be on verge of breakout season

Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron had a disappointing rookie year. However, after a long offseason, the young pass-catcher could be on the verge of a breakout season. Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is one who's praising Ebron's progress. "I think Eric's having a great camp, not just physically but his understanding of the offense has grown quite a bit," Stafford said, per Dave...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford shares story of how he met, proposed to wife

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford recently sat down with Campus Sports for the latest episode of “Time Out.” During the sitdown, Stafford commented extensively on his playing career from high school in Texas to the NFL, but he also opened up about a very personal story. Stafford discussed meeting his wife, Kelly, during his time at the University of Georgia and the nerves...
Via Campus Sports Net
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford on journey to the NFL, time at UGA & more

Detroit Lions star quarterback Matthew Stafford sits down with Dave Osokow for the latest episode of Campus Sports’ online series, “Time Out.” During the sitdown at his Georgia home, Stafford opened up about a number of topics that have helped to shape him throughout his career. Stafford talked about what it was like to play under the Friday night lights during his high school...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions rookie RB Ameer Abdullah making strong impression

The Detroit Lions are without question one of the more intriguing teams in the NFC, and there is no telling what should be expected from them at this point in time. One of the biggest question marks on their roster right now is at the running back position, as they don’t have anyone who is head and shoulders above the rest. Rookie running back Ameer Abdullah has been making a...
Via This Given Sunday
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford says he 'survived' his honeymoon

Detroit Lions’ quarterback Matthew Stafford recently married his long-time college girlfriend Kelly Hall. One of the many honeymoon things that Stafford can actually talk about publicly is his first time trying out skydiving. Why not? If New England Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady can make a terrifying jump off of a cliff in Costa Rica, then Stafford could certainly jump off...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford, girlfriend Kelly Hall tie the knot

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford married longtime girlfriend Kelly Hall over the weekend. As expected, it appears all who were in attendance has a great time. Loyal LBS readers know that Ms. Hall — now Mrs. Stafford — is one of our favorite WAGs. If you don’t know why, look no further than our previous...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Stafford's fiancee enjoyed Vegas bachelorette party

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is marrying his longtime girlfriend Kelly Hall next month. But before that happens, Ms. Hall is intent on having her way with Sin City. Hall, a former Georgia cheerleader, spent the weekend in Las Vegas with several of her close — and very attractive — friends. It looked like plenty...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

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